Private George Collins

Guards Machine Gun Regiment

Died: Saturday 12 October 1918 (aged 37)

Connected records

Record:
COLLINS, GEORGE
Additional information:
Husband of Anne Collins, of Knockumber, Navan, Co. Meath.
Cemetery:
CARNIERES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
I. A. 1.
Country:
France

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
St James Church - Roll Of Honour (lost) (WMR 18095)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Swinton Congregational Church (WMR 46617)
Location:
Swinton, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
St Aidans Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 12956)
Location:
Hartlepool, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Stanton On Hine WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 13840)
Location:
Stanton On Hine, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Men of Twyford - WW1 (WMR 49986)
Location:
Twyford, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Stainland Wesleyan Methodists WW1 (WMR 2702)
Location:
Elland, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
St Mary's Church Board (WMR 17060)
Location:
Northiam, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
East End United Reformed Church Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 48979)
Location:
South Baddesley, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
London and North Western Railway Company - WW1 (WMR 70645)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
St Peter & St Paul Church - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 85549)
Location:
Old Bolingbroke, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
New Milton - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 48937)
Location:
New Milton, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Baptist Church Plaque (WMR 48666)
Location:
New Milton, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Sketty Methodist Church (WMR 51213)
Location:
Sketty, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
St Paul's Church WW1 (WMR 37002)
Location:
Sketty, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Dolgellau (WMR 37114)
Location:
Dolgellau, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Hyde Road Wesleyan Methodist Church & Sunday School (WMR 55609)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
St Peters Church (WMR 49521)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Wareham (WMR 924)
Location:
Wareham, Dorset
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Nayland Residents (WMR 77248)
Location:
Nayland, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Blackburn - WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 62473)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
Galashiels (WMR 56992)
Location:
Galashiels, Borders
Name recorded:
Collins, George
Memorial:
St. James' Church (WMR 34928)
Location:
Grimsby, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Tytherington Quarry WW1 (WMR 50526)
Location:
Tytherington, Avon
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Valley Road United Methodist Chapel - WW1 (WMR 69012)
Location:
Meersbrook, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Chapeltown British Legion (WMR 52924)
Location:
Thorpe Hesley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
St Pauls Church - Cross (lost) (WMR 38594)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
All Saints' Parishioners - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 27984)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
All Saints' Parishioners - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 27984)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Stone Tablet WW1 (WMR 32438)
Location:
Stone, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Oldswinford - Shrine WW1 (WMR 38649)
Location:
Oldswinford, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
St Michaels Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 7769)
Location:
Sandhurst, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
St Issells (WMR 6962)
Location:
Saundersfoot, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Bath Moravian Church (WMR 7271)
Location:
Bath, Avon
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Kidderminster (WMR 2200)
Location:
Kidderminster, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Thorpe Hesley (WMR 28032)
Location:
Thorpe Hesley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Men Of Skipton (WMR 29790)
Location:
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Camberley Memorial Cross (WMR 23781)
Location:
Camberley, Surrey
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Grimethorpe (WMR 28076)
Location:
Grimethorpe, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Jellicoe WW1 Memorial (WMR 49293)
Location:
Whale Island (HMS Excellent), Hampshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Cleckheaton (WMR 29207)
Location:
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Werneth Cricket, Bowling & Tennis Club (WMR 75625)
Location:
Werneth, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Great Corby Village Hall/Assembly Room (including the Verdun Oak Tree) (WMR 9011)
Location:
Great Corby, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Hoddesdon And Rye Park (WMR 41655)
Location:
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Burwell (WMR 3572)
Location:
Burwell, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Christ Church - WW1 (WMR 47357)
Location:
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 29771)
Location:
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
St Mary Magdalene Church WW1 (WMR 48938)
Location:
New Milton, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Collins, G
Memorial:
Bath (WMR 7275)
Location:
Bath, Avon

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Name:
Pioneer Collins
Context:
Wounded
Date:
8 Oct 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 388)
Name:
Second Lieutenant R E Collins
Context:
joined
Date:
7 Oct 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment (page 876)